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Professorship of Conveying Engineering and Materials Handling


The professorship for conveyor and material flow technology at Chemnitz University of Technology is headed by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Markus Golder with the development of efficient conveyor systems. In close cooperation with companies and research institutions, demanding application-related research and development projects are processed at regional, national and international level.

Group structure

The professorship currently includes 6 research and working groups, each of which has its own homepage due to the variety of topics and can be reached via the following links:

Main areas of work

The following main topics will be dealt with:

  • Development, manufacture and dimensioning of textile traction and load-bearing equipment
  • Development of basic elements of technical logistics, in particular including modified polymers
  • Continuous conveyors for transport and storage technology in manufacturing and processing processes
  • Fundamentals of friction and wear of sliding pairs in traction guide systems
  • Development of continuous conveyors
  • Computer-aided dimensioning of continuous conveyors

The professorship is member of various scientific committees and institutions and has worked successfully on major research projects.


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